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Joan Pournara

Joan Pournara

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Joan Pournara

Joan was the first South African to qualify as a CBAP® (Certified Business Analysis Professional) and has also trained in TOGAF and Zachman Frameworks. 

Joan is the Director of Education on the Board of the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®) -SA Chapter that she co-founded.

Joan lectures in Business Analysis for ESI-International (an IIBA™ Endorsed Education Provider) and is an Executive Consultant in Business Architecture and Analysis, consulting to organizations at a strategic level and providing mentoring and coaching at a tactical level. 

Joan is an accredited practitioner of the NBI Profile instruments which she uses when assessing business analysis skills and behaviours.